Taxon  Report   2819    
Drosanthemum floribundum  (Haw.) Schwantes
Ice plant,  Rosy ice plant, Showy dewflower
Drosanthemum floribundum
© 2012 Debra L. Cook
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Drosanthemum floribundum
© 2015 Nicholas Stevenson
Drosanthemum floribundum
© 2015 John Doyen
Drosanthemum floribundum, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Drosanthemum floribundum
© 2012 Eric Wrubel, NPS
Genus: Drosanthemum
Communities: Coastal Strand

Habitat: coastal

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Mesembryanthemum floribundum
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Commercial availability unknown.
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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation, with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria. [web application]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 18, 2019).